Professor Jeff McCausland comments on Obama's plan to send more troops to Afghanistan
December 2, 2009
In last night's address to the nation, President Obama announced his plan to send additional troops to Afghanistan to fight al-Qaida. Penn State Law Professor and CBS News analyst Jeff McCausland and David Mark, senior editor for Politico, weigh in on Up to the Minute. Watch the video.
Professor McCausland is a retired U.S. Army colonel and a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. He is an adjunct fellow at both the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and the RAND Corporation in Washington. He also serves as a member of the advisory board to the National Committee on American Foreign Policy and as a national security consultant to CBS television and radio.